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Poster: cream-puff-war Date: Aug 21, 2005 12:28am
Forum: etree Subject: Re: About writing reviews...

I'm listening to 1969-02-27.

I appreciate the efforts made by the reviewers of vintage '60s shows - especially when details are pointed out as to what makes the set sound particularly worthwhile, or unusual though on the surface familiar...
and sure, sound quality matters, within the context of the time's limits.

Reviews can help in discerning, for example, other worthy late '68/early '69 sets significantly different than Live Dead era picks such as the 02-27 through 03-01 run.

For example the (albeit short set) - 1968-10-20 show at the Berkeley Greek Theatre:

Btw, do any archive reviewers have comments re: the recently released 1966 Oddities GD cd?

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Poster: StrawRider Date: Aug 21, 2005 2:07am
Forum: etree Subject: Re: About writing reviews...

Sorry, can't help you on the oddities yet, too much music to digest with my coffee!

Watch out for 2-27-69 'cause they bring out the monkeys on the second set! Definately one of my favorites from 69. Bless this place and everyone who works at making it the best thing since the bus came by and we all got on!